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Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Basics of ArcGIS
Making Maps With Common Datasets
Retrieving and Sharing Data
There are no formal prerequisites for attending this course.
Anyone interested to have a fundamental knowledge of GIS can attend this course.
The GIS (Geographic Information System) is a framework to gather, manage, and analyse data. GIS integrates several types of data and analyses spatial location as well as organises layers of information into visualisations using maps and 3Dscenes. GIS comes down to just the following for simple ideas:
The Knowledge Academy’s GIS Development Training course is designed to provide a comprehensive knowledge of the fundamentals of geographic information systems. This course will explore the world of spatial analysis and cartography with GIS. Delegates will learn the basics of ArcGIS – the leading software tool. Delegates will get an understanding of how GIS has been developed from paper maps to the globally integrated electronic software packages.
During this 1-day course, delegates will gain knowledge of how to analyse data with geoprocessing tools. In addition, they will learn about core map elements and symbology. Our expert instructors will equip you with the extensive knowledge making the course the best it can be. Delegates will learn how to create and use map packages. Furthermore, they will also get an understanding of how to upload packages to ArcGIS online. Post completion of this training, delegates will be able to create layer files and packages.
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Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.
Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.
This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.
All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.
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Course was run very smoothly, Richard our trainer was extremely knowledgeable and delivered the course in a succinct fashion with a twist of humour thrown in.
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